Brooke's 'Romeus and Juliet,' being the original of Shakespeare's 'Romeo and Juliet'
Added half-title: Portrait of Shakespeare with the legend "The Shakespeare classics" within ornamental border
Publisher New York, Duffield and Company; London, Chatto & Windus
Possible copyright status The Library of Congress is unaware of any copyright restrictions for this item.
Call number 9624807
Digitizing sponsor Sloan Foundation
Book contributor The Library of Congress
Collection library_of_congress; americana
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Printed in Great Britain
A modernized edition based upon that by P.A. Daniel, issued by the New Shakespeare Society in 1875. The t.-p. of the original edition, London, 1562, is reproduced in photogravure: The tragicall historye of Romeus and Juliet, written first in Italian by Bandell, and nowe in Englishe by Dr. Br. In ædibus Richardi Tottelli
Appendix I (p. -145): Table of correspondence between Brooke's poem and Shakespeare's play
Appendix II (p. -163): ... Brooke's use of Boaistuau and Chaucer
Appendix III (p. -167): Brooke's death
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